LOINC
Version 2.69

76690-7Sexual orientationActive

Term Description

This term was created for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) 2015 Edition Health Information Technology (Health IT) Certification Criteria final rule. [https://www.federalregister.gov/articles/2015/10/16/2015-25597/2015-edition-health-information-technology-health-it-certification-criteria-2015-edition-base]
Source: Regenstrief LOINC

Part Description

LP189570-7   Sexual orientation
An individual's physical and/or emotional attraction to another individual of the same gender, opposite gender, or both genders. Sexual orientation is independent of gender identity and biological sex. [http://www.jointcommission.org/assets/1/18/LGBTFieldGuide.pdf] Source: Regenstrief LOINC, Joint Commission: LGBT Field Guide

Fully-Specified Name

Component
Sexual orientation
Property
Type
Time
Pt
System
^Patient
Scale
Nom
Method
Reported

Additional Names

Short Name
Sexual orientation

Example Answer List LL3323-4

Source: Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology

Answer Code Score Answer ID
Bisexual Copyright http://snomed.info/sct ID:42035005 Bisexual (finding) LA22877-7
Heterosexual Copyright http://snomed.info/sct ID:20430005 Heterosexual (finding) LA22876-9
Homosexual Copyright http://snomed.info/sct ID:38628009 Homosexual (finding) LA22875-1
Other LA46-8
Asked but unknown LA20384-6
Unknown Copyright http://snomed.info/sct ID:261665006 Unknown (qualifier value) LA4489-6

Basic Attributes

Class
CLIN
Type
Clinical
First Released
Version 2.52
Last Updated
Version 2.56
Order vs. Observation
Both

Language Variants Get Info

zh-CNChinese (China)
性取向:类型:时间点:^患者:名义型:报告法
it-ITItalian (Italy)
Orientamento sessuale:Tipo:Pt:^Paziente:Nom:Riportato

LOINC FHIR® API Example - CodeSystem Request Get Info

https://fhir.loinc.org/CodeSystem/$lookup?system=http://loinc.org&code=76690-7